Street Department

Street Department functions including those of Streets, Refuse, Traffic and Towing divisions as well as permits issued by the Director's office.

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 647-3111

1900 Hampton

Monday thru Friday, 8:00 - 4:30

More Contact Info

Director Stephen J. Runde, P.E.

Director of Streets
1900 Hampton
St. Louis, MO 63139


Getting Around Arch Grounds During Construction CityArchRiver 2015 provides advice/maps

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility Now Open Learn how you can dispose of HHW for free 

We Partner With

Street Tweets

Follow @StlStreets on Twitter


Towing Division
The City of St. Louis Towing Division's goal is to improve the safety of the City's streets by removing vehicles that are illegally parked, abandoned, or that are impeding the flow of traffic

Refuse Division
The Refuse Division is responsible for collection and disposal of residential waste and also coordinates efforts to reduce the amount of waste going to landfills, such as recycling, composting, and waste reduction.

Recycling Program
Find City recycling services, drop-off locations, submit requests for recycling service and file complaints. Follow links for to learn what goes in your blue recycling bin and beyond.

Street Division
The Street Division is responsible for street maintenance such as patching potholes, snow plowing, and street sweeping along with street lighting, street signs, and traffic signals

Traffic & Lighting Division
The City of St. Louis Traffic Division maintains traffic signals, traffic signage, traffic painting and striping, and street lighting.


If you see a condition you feel needs to be checked out by one of our crews,  please submit your request by selecting the appropriate link:

50-50 Sidewalk Program
Blocking Right of Way Permits
Bulk and B.O.A.T (Batteries-Oil-Appliances-Tires) Item Pick-up and Disposal
Christmas Tree Recycling
Excavation Permits
Hazardous Household Waste and Electronics Disposal
Overdimensional Transportation Permits
Potholes - Report to Street Dept.
Recycling Program Requests and Report Problems
Report a Problem with a Street, Sidewalk or Alley
Report a Problem with Street Signs or Street Painting
Report a Problem With Trash, Debris and Containers
Report a Traffic Signal Problem
Report Abandoned or Derelict Cars
Report Street Lighting Problem
Request Bike Rack Purchase and Installation
Residential Refuse Collection Rules
Residential Refuse Drop Off
Sewer Lateral Repair Program
Single Stream Recycling for Residents
Street Cleaning-Sweeping
Towing - Retrieval of a Towed Car


Trash Collection Schedule Adjusted to Accomodate Veteran's Day
Yard waste and roll cart collection schedules will be changed

Trash Collection Schedule Adjusted To Accommodate Independence Day
Yard waste and roll cart collection schedules will be changed

Sharing the Road
A guide to assist driver's in safely navigating roads shared with pedestrians and bicyclists.

Kozney-Wagner Inc - Kingshighway Bridge Reconstruction
Audit Report

Kingshighway Bridge Project
Find Kingshighway bridge route detours, FAQ, photo updates, and announcements.

Kingshighway Bridge Photos June 2016
Kingshighway Bridge Construction Progress Photos

Kingshighway Bridge October 2016
Kingshighway Bridge Aerial Views October 2016

Kingshighway Bridge FAQ
Details regarding the Kingshighway Bridge between Shaw and Southwest/Vandeventer

Kingshighway Bridge Detour
Details of detour routes during bridge closure

Kingshighway Bridge April-Sept 2016
Kingshighway Bridge Aerial Views April 2016

Kingshighway Bridge 2015 Oct-Nov
Photos of demolition and reconstruction of Kingshighway bridge

Kingshighway Bridge 2015 Dec - 2016 Mar
Photos of Kingshighway Bridge demo and reconstruction

Kingshighway Bridge 2015 Aug-Sep
Photos of Kingshighway Bridge demo and reconstruction

City of St. Louis and Residents Continue to Respond to Storm Damage
Tree Debris Disposal Information for City Residents


Contact Information

Email Department of Streets

Spam Prevention

Required, to prove you're not a spam bot
5 + 3 =

More Contact Info

Phone: (314) 647-3111
Fax: (314) 768-2888

Monday thru Friday, 8:00 - 4:30

1900 Hampton
St. Louis, Missouri 63139

Turn East at the signal immediately North of I-44. Follow the road through 1900 Hampton gate at the bottom of the hill. Turn left at the flag pole, follow the signs to Street Dept - Permit Office.

Get directions to this address
Map for the above address

Social Media:
Follow Department of Streets on Twitter

Was this page helpful?      

Comments are helpful!
500 character limit

Feedback is anonymous.

33 comments from people like you have helped us improve this page. Keep the feedback coming!